poster memorials of war 2020Explore the memories, myths and legends surrounding Australia’s involvement in World War I and II while visiting some of the memorials in Kings Park

Much of Western Australia's history is recorded in Kings Park. This self-guided walk explores key locations where Australians fought and the nature of warfare during World War I and World War II.

Contemplate the Gallipoli campaign, the significance of the ANZAC Legend, walk the Kokoda Track memorial walk, visit the State War Memorial and discover historical figures and events which have helped shape our society.

Location: State War Memorial Area

Please refer to the Kings Park Education Cancellation Policy before booking this program.

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Tags: Year level: 9,10
Stream: Cultural Heritage
WA Curriculum links: English,Humanities and Social Sciences
Program type: Self-guided program
Maximum duration: 60 minutes, 90 minutes, 120 minutes

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